The primary purpose of this role is to partner with the various FP&A teams in embedding analytics within each team. The position will work hands-on in guiding the team in understanding & interpreting the numbers and proactively thinking about the analysis that will help the business units.
Works with different teams in guiding them on analytics
Be the SME on analytics at Finance CoE
Come up with thoughts on the adhoc analysis projects that could be initiated to help the business units
Analyze consolidated results and partner closely with Business Operations and Business Finance to understand material variances to budget and historical trends
Benchmark company performance
Responsible for all product and market related analytics
Proactively identify and communicate areas of risk and opportunity.
The analytics should provide executives with the ability to do contingency planning, to consider alternatives and anticipate the impact of specific positive and negative events (not just a set of simplistic upsides, downsides and base cases). It should enable them to spot opportunities to enhance efficiency or redirect spending to more productive areas. It should enable people to use predictive analytics to make their plans and forecasts better informed and hopefully more accurate.
Post Graduate degree from a premier School.
8 to 12 years of experience with proven track record in business analytics
Experience in delivering high quality and in-depth analytics
Proven experience of working closely with the business leaders
A natural inclination to look for solutions, to methodically evaluate a situation and provide positive recommendations and drive issues to successful resolution
Strong attention to detail and strong work ethic, a self-starter who is comfortable being a doer as well as a leader
Collaborative work style with the ability to build strong relationships within a matrix environment
Self-confident and outgoing with the ability to deliver results under tight deadlines and time pressure
Comfortable working with extremely sensitive data and ability to maintain a high degree of discretion
Ability to work across time zones and willingness to travel, as required
English fluency verbal and written with excellent communication and presentation skills